[Fedora-packaging] rpmdevtools required for rebuilding packages on F7

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at iki.fi
Sat Sep 22 20:42:13 UTC 2007

On Saturday 22 September 2007, Marcin Zajączkowski wrote:
> + /usr/lib/rpm/check-rpaths /usr/lib/rpm/check-buildroot
> /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.39128: line 43: /usr/lib/rpm/check-rpaths: No such file
> or directory
> error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.39128 (%install)
> There is no that call in FC5 and it was probably introduced in F7.
> check-rpaths is provided by rpmdevtools which isn't on "the minimum
> build environment" list:

check-rpaths is not invoked by anything without explicitly being told.  Check 
your ~/.rpmmacros .  Additionally, update your rpm-build package, these 
scripts have moved to it from rpmdevtools in recent distro versions/updates:

$ rpm -qf /usr/lib/rpm/check-rpaths

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